I am looking for a way to copy attachments to a linked issue through post function. Basically , I am using "Create issue" post function to create issues in other projects . Though I am able to copy most of the fields, I also wanted to copy attachments to the newly created issue.
Is there a way to implement this using this JMWE add-on?
@Swathi Komirelli [Appfire], take a look at this previous discussion. It involves using Scriptrunner instead of JMWE but the key key is the scripting. I believe the newest version of JMWE allows for groovy scripting as well.
Hello @Peter DeWitt , thanks for your inputs.
For users who could not use script runner ,please do watch this issue for updates:
A workaround is mentioned on this request. We make use of "Comment on linked issues" post function and add the following script as groovy expression :
import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor import com.atlassian.jira.issue.AttachmentManager import com.atlassian.jira.issue.comments.Comment def currentUser = ComponentAccessor.getJiraAuthenticationContext().getUser() AttachmentManager attachmentManager = ComponentAccessor.getAttachmentManager(); attachmentManager.copyAttachments(issueObject, currentUser, linkedIssueObject.key); Collection<Comment> comments = issue.get("comment"); if (comments==null || comments.isEmpty()) return ""; return comments.last().body;
Place this post function after "Create/clone issue" post function (if you have this function defined).
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